z/OS Mainframe Automation Engineer

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Signature Consultants is seeking a Mainframe Automation Engineer for an opportunity with a client located in Jacksonville, FL.


  • Develops, Modifies, installs and prepares automation routines for z/OS Systems

  • Responsible for the analysis, development, modification, installation, testing and maintenance of system automation on IBM z/OS

  • Defines and discerns key aspects of problems that require analysis and research, and develops an integrated solution within a broad technical and business context of significant or strategic impact to the enterprise

  • Evaluates vendor-supplied software packages and makes recommendations to IT management

  • Modifies and/or debugs vendor-supplied utilities and packages

  • Diagnoses, isolates and de-bugs software problems and performs problem resolution

  • Modifies, installs and prepares for system automation routines

  • Monitors systems capacity and performance, plans and executes disaster recovery procedures

  • Provide Tier 2 technical support

  • Perform other duties as required


  • Bachelor's degree or the equivalent combination of education, training, or work experience

  • Requires 8 years of experience in systems administration and programming

  • Experience with IBM z/OS required

  • Skill in REXX required

  • Experience with mainframe automation (e.g. IBM SA / Netview, CA-OPS, Control-O, AF/Oper, AFOPER)


  • Experience with IBM System Automation (SA) for z/OS (Netview) highly preferred

  • Knowledge in TSO/ISPF

  • Experience with GDPS

  • Possesses a general understanding of systems programming, graphical user interfaces and control languages

  • Experience building and supporting automation

  • Excellent analytical, decision-making and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to develop partnership-oriented relationships with business executives and functional leaders, especially as it relates to operations and technology

  • Must be able to multitask in a fast-paced environment with focus on timeliness, documentation, and communications with peers and business users alike

  • Experience with project management

  • Ability to communicate well both verbally and in writing to technical and non-technical audiences of various levels within or outside the organization (executives, regulators, clients, etc.)

  • Results oriented, business focused, and successful at interfacing across multiple organizational units

About Signature Consultants

Signature Consultants, a Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC (DISYS) company, was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit https://www.sigconsult.com.

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